The authors are grateful to the three anonymous referees for their constructive comments on improving this Forecaster’s Forum. Thanks to Julie Adolphson of the Cooperative Program for Operational Meteorology, Education, and Training (COMET) for her help in obtaining meteorological data; to Michael Ryan, Electronics Systems Analyst at NWSFO Jackson, for his help with the graphics; and to Tice Wagner, MIC NWSFO Jackson, for his support in this project.
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